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Charlene Hoff, Principal

975 S Snelling Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55116

(651) 293-8950 | Get Directions

Principal/School Name

360 Colborne Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55102

651-767-8100 | Get Directions

Welcome to Highland Park Middle School!

  • IB World School Logo Small teams of students and staff make our school a place where middle school students experience a strong sense of belonging and connection. Our WEB (Where Everybody Belongs) program develops eighth grade students into leaders and mentors to our sixth graders, supporting them in a successful transition to middle school. This is Highland Park Middle School.

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Open House • Thursday, August 29, 2019

  • INCOMING 6th Graders ONLY:

    August 29 – Orientation day for incoming sixth graders.  (8:00 AM-2:00 PM)

    • Sixth graders should arrive at HPMS a little before 8:00 AM (7:50). 
    • Meeting for sixth grade parents from 8:00-9:00 AM in the auditorium.
    • Students and parents may eat lunch in the cafeteria (noon-1:00 PM) and meet teachers in their classrooms from noon-2:00 PM.


    NEW 7th & 8th Graders ONLY:

    August 29 – Short orientation/schedule pick-up for NEW 7/8 grade students at 11:30 AM in the Auditorium. 

    • Students and parents may eat lunch in the cafeteria (noon-1:00 PM) and meet teachers in their classrooms from noon-2:00 PM.


    RETURNING 7th & 8th Graders ONLY:

    August 29 – Schedule pick-up, lunch and meeting teachers for RETURNING seventh and eighth graders from noon-2:00 PM.

    • Students may pick up their schedules in the lobby at noon
    • Students and parents may eat lunch in the cafeteria (noon-1:00 PM) and meet teachers in their classrooms from noon-2:00 PM.



6th Grade Orientation Invitation 2019-20 / Sexto grado -- Invitación a Orientación 2019-2

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Engagement + Enrichment = Education


    Teaming is generally considered the heart and soul of the middle school model. Highland Park Middle implements core subject teaming that consists of four teachers who share a group of students.

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    From athletics to Lego Leagues, HPMS is proud of the many after school activities that are provided. These programs are meant to offer students an opportunity to engage in activities they have interests in.

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    All school documents can be translated or interpreters made available upon request. Todos los documentos pueden ser traducidos o interpretados oralmente si usted lo solicita.

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    Highland Park Middle School offers a wide-range of enrichment opportunities for students ranging from afterschool help to interest-based clubs to field trips to academic competitions.

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    Charlene Hoff has been with Saint Paul Public Schools for 28 years, and works to make Highland Middle School as much a community as an education setting.

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    Highland Park Middle School
    975 S Snelling Ave.
    Saint Paul, MN 55116

    Phone: (651) 293-8950
    Fax: (651) 293-8953
    Hours: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
    : 651-744-3393 or highlandmsattendance@spps.org

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